Treatments for Skin of Color

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors:

  • Susan Taylor
  • Sonia Badreshia-Bansal
  • Valerie Callender
  • Raechele Gathers
  • David Rodriguez
  • Key Features

    • Get information not found in mainstream dermatology references. Essential medical dermatology and cosmetic procedures as well as evidence-based first and second line treatment options provide you with specific information to treat a full range of conditions found in skin of color.
    • Offer your patients the best care and avoid pitfalls. Evidence-based findings and practical tips equip you with the knowledge you need to recommend and discuss the most effective treatment options with your patients.
    • Broaden your understanding of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) used by your patients. A special section examines the cultural significance and impact on medical outcomes caused by these alternative therapies.
    • Spend less time searching with easy-to-use, templated chapters focused on visual identification and diagnosis of diseases across all skin tones, and recommended treatment options.
    • Make rapid, confident decisions on diagnosis and treatment by comparing your clinical findings to the book’s extensive collection of 270 detailed illustrations.
    • Access the book from any computer at www.expertconsult.com, complete with the full text and entire image bank to further augment mastery of the subject matter.

    Table of Contents

    Part 1 Medical Dermatology

    Chapter 1 Acneiform Disorders

    Acne

    Acne Vulgaris

    Pomade Acne

    Steroid Acne

    Infantile Acne Pediatric Perspectives

    Neonatal Acne (Acne Neonatorum) Pediatric Perspectives

    Acne Rosacea

    Hidradenitis Suppurativa

    Perioral Dermatitis

     

    Chapter 2 Bullous and Pustular Disorders:

    Bullosis Diabeticorum

    Bullous Pemphigoid

    Impetigo

    Infantile Acropustulosis

    Pemphigus Foliaceus

    Pemphigus Vulgaris

     

    Chapter 3 Collagen Vascular Diseases

    Dermatomyositis

    Livedoid Vasculopathy

    Lupus

    Chronic Cutaneous Lupus

    Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (SCLE)

    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Scleroderma

    Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)

    Systemic Sclerosis

     

    Chapter 4 Eczematous Disorders

    Allergic Contact Dermatitis

    Atopic Dermatitis

    Dyshidrotic Eczema/Pomphylox

    Irritant Contact Dermatitis

    Lichen Simplex Chronicus

    Nummular Eczema

     

    Chapter 5 Granulomatous Disorders

    Granuloma Annulare

    Sarcoidosis

     

    Chapter 6 Hypersensitivity and Allergic Disorders

    Arthropod Bites

    Fixed Drug Eruption

    Erythema Multiforme

    Erythema Nodosum

    Exfoliative Dermatitis/Erythroderma

    Polymorphous Light Eruption

    Urticaria

     

    Chapter 7 Infectious Diseases

    Candidiasis

    Cellulitis

    Chancroid

    Donovanosis

    Exanthems

    Folliculitis

    Furunculosis

    Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

    Lymphogranulomavenereum (LGV)

    Pityriasis versicolor

    Syphilis

    Tinea Capitis and Pediatric Perspectives

    Tinea

    Details

    No. of pages:
    416
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437708592
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323315296

    About the authors

    Susan Taylor

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Society Hill Dermatology, Phildelphia, PA, USA

    Sonia Badreshia-Bansal

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Instructor, Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Fransisco, CA, USA

    Valerie Callender

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC; Director, Callender Skin and Laser Center, Mitcheville, MD, USA

    Raechele Gathers

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Staff Physician, Henry Ford Hospital, Multicultural Dermatology Center, Detroit, MI, USA Senior Staff Physician

    David Rodriguez

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Voluntary Associate Professor, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami; Medical Director, Dermatology Associates & Research, Coral Gables, FL, USA